Tag Archives: Ransomware

Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Several Computers in 99 Countries

Security researchers found a ransomware called “WannaCry” or “Wanna Decryptor” is a type of ransomware which spreads from machine to machine silently and remains invisible to users until it unveils itself, Which then warns users that all their files have been encrypted with a key known only to the attacker and that they will belocked… Read More »

Businesses pay $100,000 to DDoS Ransomware

  In less than two months, online businesses have paid more than $100,000 to scammers who set up a fake distributed denial-of-service gang that has yet to launch a single attack. The charlatans sent businesses around the globe extortion e-mails, through it they are threatening for DDoS attacks unless the recipients paid as much as $23,000… Read More »

Open Source Based New Ransomware Spotted

Recent days Ransomware has become a highly rewarding business for cybercriminals, Now they are taking interested in building their own malware. For this they are adopting open-source code and Malwares. One more ransomware is spotted by security researchers. Magic ransomware based on open-source code has been spotted in the wild recently, they encrypt user files and ads a… Read More »